Only a few days to go: We’re raising £25,000 to keep TheyWorkForYou running and make sure people across the UK can hold their elected representatives to account.

Donate to our crowdfunder

Police Grant

Part of the debate – in the House of Commons at 1:34 pm on 22nd February 2017.

Alert me about debates like this

Photo of Carolyn Harris Carolyn Harris Shadow Minister (Home Affairs) 1:34 pm, 22nd February 2017

It is.

The motion means that next year, after inflation, funding for London services will be cut by more than £48 million. The Northumbria police service will find itself in a position of having to increase the local tax burden by £6 million just to stand still, and funding for the South Wales police service will fall by over 5% in a single year.